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Skeealyn Ned Beg (part 2)

October 27, 2010


Here’s the second part of our story from Ned Beg. As before the references are to both Robert Thomson’s First lessons in Manx and Brian Stowell’s  Y Coorse Mooar. The boat was put into the harbour, and when the herring was away on the country and after the men had drunk some ale, we set […]

Skeealyn Ned Beg

August 17, 2010


The following is what I hope to develop into a sort of Book Club: Stories in Manx with assistance on the grammar. This is the first extract from one of Ned Beg’s stories from the 19th Century. It is aimed at the very good learner and fluent speaker. The sound file is for the whole […]